Jul 15, 2011 6:00pm PDT
. >> reporter: oakland police stopped responding to petty crimes but cops went when they were robbed. brooks says it was because there was a suspect at her scene. >> the level of response was based on the fact that there was a suspect in the area and they were coming out because there were still some information that was actionable upon. >> reporter: turns out our purse snatching victim got the same response as councilwoman brooks. officers were on the scene in two minutes flat all because they believed that the thief was still in the area. >> reporter: there is actually a city council charter provision that says the city council member can lose his or her job if they try and exercise influence over another employee or break the chain of command but again both councilmembers say they didn't do either of those things, they were just calling a friend for help when a situation happened. ken? >> well, nobody likes it when they break into your stuff and steals it. christin ayers in oakland, thank you. >>> big brother is watching your every move in oakland's fruitvale neighborhood. the city just i
Jul 19, 2011 6:00pm PDT
brooks also took the hot seat and chose her words carefully. she is already under police investigation. >> things went badly wrong at the "news of the world" and we are doing our best now to sort it out. >> reporter: a separate committee grilled london's former chief of police who resigned because of allegations police took bribes from murdoch reporters. charlie d'agata, cbs news london. >>> an hour ago congress passed a tea party-backed debt reduction plan to cut $6 trillion in spending and require a balanced budget amendment to keep the government from defaulting on its loans. president obama says he will veto that bill. he wants the gang of 6 bipartisan proposal. that cuts the deficit by nearly $4 trillion over the next decade. it would include new tax revenues from closing corporation loopholes and trimming deductions for charitable giving and home mortgages. individual and corporate tax rates would be reduced. it also calls for cuts to medicare and medicaid. >> what i will be urging speaker boehner, nancy pelosi as well as leader reid and mitch mcconnell is that they tomorrow are
Jul 18, 2011 6:00pm PDT
murdoch, his son james and murdoch's former british ceo rebekah brooks will likely face punishing questions from lawmakers when they appear before parliament tuesday. brooks was arrested over the weekend and released on bail. she spent hours answering questions about what she knew about hacking while she was in charge. >> she is not guilty of any criminal offense. >> reporter: police have arrested at least 10 people in connection with the investigation but no one has been charged with any crime yet. tina kraus, cbs news, london. >>> speaking of hacking, the majority of parents admit to doing something like it to their children. according to a recent survey conducted by an internet security firm, 55% of u.s. parents use facebook to spy on their children. a similar survey in the uk found that some parents even make fake profiles to do that. >>> it's a tough job but somebody has to do it. >> i want to get them. >> meet one city's secret weapon in the war against gophers. the trick she uses to get the job done. >> it's certainly no trick. more of a treat. we're returning more to seaso
Jul 6, 2011 6:00pm PDT
. cowboys receiver roy williams dated brook daniels a former miss texas usa for about a year. so williams proposed to daniels with a videotape he sent in the mail along with a $76,000 engagement ring. daniels said no to the videotape proposal then said she lost the engagement ring. now williams is suing to get the ring back, apparently he doesn't care about the videotape he sent. >>> and last night we did the show from at&t park. and we compared brandon crawford, remember, to looking like the actor john stamos? i just got an email from a viewer. he said this is the actual comparison. (ad lib) eye on the bay is next. >> no. >> no? >> other than the stubble. >> okay. >> 150 you at 10:00 and 11:00. how do i take on tough back pain? i use the power of nature. [ male announcer ] introducing icy hot naturals with natural menthol. that gets icy to dull pain, hot to relax it away fast.